Nov 13, 2012 Struggling N.C. county lures Google facility with incentives. Were they worth it?
Nov 12, 2012 On this Veterans Day holiday, two retired officers are launching a new social network -- only for the military.
Nov 9, 2012 On Tuesday voters in Colorado and Washington approved legalization of marijuana for recreational purposes.
Nov 8, 2012 This election, in part driven by the discrepancy between most media analysis and Nate Silver's data-driven electoral model, has prompted a debate about polling in the new media landscape. Frank Newport, of Gallup, says his polling still works but could be tweaked.
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Nov 7, 2012 If you're 65 and unemployed, you're more likely to be that way for a long time.
Nov 7, 2012 Car country played a big role in President Obama's re-election last night. Michigan and Ohio both benefited from the auto industry bailout and both went for the President last night.
Nov 7, 2012 What does Obama's victory mean for the economy, monetary policy, and the fiscal cliff? Exit polls showed a majority of Ohioans favored the auto industry bailout which may have put Obama over the edge in the swing state.
Nov 7, 2012 In many ways, the 2012 presidential election is a referendum on a number: the nation's unemployment rate of 7.9 percent. Reporters in Oklahoma City (unemployment around 5 percent) and San Bernardino, Calif., (unemployment pushing 12 percent) look behind the numbers.
Nov 6, 2012 Outside spending burst closes campaign
Nov 6, 2012 Since World War II, incumbent presidents have been defeated in election years when the unemployment rate is above 7.5 percent. What does that mean for President Obama and October's 7.9 percent unemployment rate?